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"BREA, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 – American Suzuki Motor Corporation (“ASMC” or “the Company”), the sole distributor in the continental United States of Suzuki Motor Corporation (“SMC”) automobiles, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles and marine outboard engines, today announced that it plans to realign its business to focus on the longterm growth of its Motorcycles/ATV and Marine divisions…"


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It was coming , heard about this a year ago , but bought a gixxer 4K anyway , too cheap to pass up a good deal.

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They are giving up on the US car market. I didn't see them bailing out on motorcickles.

“The realignment is intended to better position ASMC for long-term success and is a return to the company’s roots in the U.S. market, which began with motorcycles,” the company said in a statement.

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They are giving up on the US car market. I didn't see them bailing out on motorcickles.

“The realignment is intended to better position ASMC for long-term success and is a return to the company’s roots in the U.S. market, which began with motorcycles,” the company said in a statement.

http://touch.latimes.com/#story/la-f...ptcy-20121105/
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